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Osage artist shares talent with local kids
Hubbard County Law Enforcement Incidents
County board split on supporting roundabout
Storm damage assessment presented to county board
Minnesota's largest rodeo ready to buck in Park Rapids
Vaudrin competes in javelin, sprints for Dragons
Pre-registration open for Firecracker 5K race
Sebeka shuts out Legion
Hanson named Female Athlete of Year at Concordia-St. Paul
Park Rapids 18U softball team shuts down Waubun
Miles W. "Pete" Peterson
Dale E. Warble
Paul Albert Grams
James Merril Steinke
Rob Belanger named Sanford Bagley's administrative director
Women helping women
A stretch a day keeps the doctor away
Nickelodeon star Jimmy Neutron to appear in Park Rapids
Basic Business Cents: Design systems to avoid mistakes
USO-style show to salute area veterans
Nemeth Art Center symposium explores colonialism
'Circle of Heat' rocking next 2nd Street Stage
Professional African drum and dance show on June 21
Boyd Sharp teaching abstract art workshop for kids
Best and busy summer weeks ahead In the Park Rapids area
Three sharpies who knew when and how to fish
Kittilson passionate about maintaining natural shorelines
Crow Wing River ATV crossing awarded Ecofootprint Grant
Letter to the editor: Tails on the Trail support appreciated
Guest Editorial: Health care debate affects all of us
Commentary: Eleven little mallards, swimming in a row
Port: Who's the source of a hateful political climate?
Commentary: The new fellowship
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
March 2, 2016
Rubio’s campaigning pays off in Minnesota
Bombastic businessman Donald Trump called Marco Rubio a “little senator” while addressing the media while Super Tuesday was in full swing. Florida’s junior member of the U.S. Senate responded by turning in a big win in the Minnesota caucus. Rubio was active in the...
March 2, 2016 - 8:28am
February 29, 2016
Anti-pipeline protesters interrupt Dayton speech at water summit
Anti-pipeline protesters interrupted Gov. Mark Dayton Saturday as he spoke to more than 800 Minnesotans at a summit about how to clean the state's...
February 29, 2016 - 8:07am
February 26, 2016
Minnesota budget surplus slips
Minnesota's state revenues appear to be down, a state report shows this morning. Minnesota Management and Budget, the state's finance agency, said the projected surplus is $900 million for the current two-year budget cycle. Late last year, the state reported a $1.2 billion surplus....
February 26, 2016 - 12:00pm
February 24, 2016
Minnesota to play larger role than most years on Super Tuesday
Presidential candidates have given Minnesota a bit more love than usual this year as the state holds its precinct caucuses on a day when more presidential nomination delegates will be picked than any other. It is a day that could make or break a campaign. As part of Super Tuesday...
February 24, 2016 - 8:40am
February 10, 2016
Park Rapids teen competing for title of Miss Teen Minnesota
Next week, 16-year-old Chelsea Swenson hopes to wear a crown. She’s competing in the 2016 Miss Teen Minnesota United States Pageant. The...
February 10, 2016 - 2:45pm
January 30, 2016
Chronic diseases cost Minnesotans big
Health care for Minnesotans with chronic diseases such as diabetes, cancer, kidney failure and heart disease costs eight times more than for people without them. “This report shows the significant financial toll chronic disease is taking on individuals, our communities and our...
January 30, 2016 - 6:54pm
January 6, 2016
The good and bad of Minnesota’s economy
Minnesota’s economy is a study in contradictions. So much of the news looks good: near record-low unemployment, overall wage payments rising, few signs of the recession remain. But there also are warning signs: manufacturing, mining and farm economies lag; some parts of Minnesota...
January 6, 2016 - 10:30am
December 30, 2015
Highs and lows define first 6 months of Minnesota’s medical cannibas program
The first six months of medical marijuana in Minnesota have been a mix of ups and downs, stakeholders said this week. The rollout of the program since July 1 has largely been successful for Minnesota Medical Solutions and LeafLine Labs, but a lot of work still remains in shifting...
December 30, 2015 - 9:45am
Dayton thrilled with state’s economic progress
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton fared well in the first year of his second and final term. When asked about the past year, he immediately turned to the economy: “Overall, three and a half percent unemployment and projects being announced every day, we have made good progress.” The...
December 30, 2015 - 9:36am
December 9, 2015
Big win in federal transportation bill for Minnesota
More than $4 billion for transportation projects is headed from Washington to Minnesota in the next five years, but money is not the big news for state officials. Minnesota’s take is part of a $305 billion funding bill that easily passed the House and Senate late this week. It...
December 9, 2015 - 9:13am
December 2, 2015
Minnesota adds pain to medical marijuana use
Minnesotans with severe pain may be eligible for to use medical marijuana for relief. State Health Commissioner Ed Ehlinger Wednesday announced he will add intractable pain to nine specific conditions that qualify for using pills and oil made from the marijuana plant. Smoking it is...
December 2, 2015 - 12:28pm
October 5, 2015
Three men missing on Lake of the Woods
Authorities in Lake of the Woods County are searching for three men whose boat was found capsized on the lake Saturday. According to a statement from Sheriff Gary Fish, the men are Keith Ryan Ayers, 28, Cody Joseph Ostendorf, 24, and Justin Kelly Haugtvedt, 22, all of Baudette,...
October 5, 2015 - 8:28am
October 4, 2015
PUC puts Sandpiper decision on hold
Minnesota regulators took the “wait and see approach” Thursday, putting a controversial oil pipeline on hold with potential courtroom battles looming. The state Public Utilities Commission voted to suspend its approval of a key permit needed for the Sandpiper pipeline after the...
October 4, 2015 - 12:08pm
September 2, 2015
Use caution to keep yourself, others safe in work zones during Labor Day weekend
ST. PAUL, Minn. – As Labor Day weekend approaches, the Minnesota Department of Transportation reminds motorists to be alert and use extra caution while driving through highway work zones. “Most projects will shut down over the holiday weekend, but there are still many work...
September 2, 2015 - 10:20am
Minnesota lawmakers strongly deny police report of ‘making out’ in parked car
EAGAN, Minn. -- A Dakota County sheriff’s deputy allegedly caught two Minnesota lawmakers “making out” in a parked car last week, according...
September 2, 2015 - 8:21am